Photos: Racing the Arrowhead 135

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1 Chris Peters, of Iowa, makes his way across Elephant Lake early Tuesday morning, Jan. 31., near the Melgeorge's check-in point about 70 miles into the Arrowhead 135 race. Peters dropped out of the race at Melgeorge's. 
2 Jason Boon of St. Paul, Minn., makes his way across Elephant Lake early Tuesday morning near the Melgeorge's check-in point and the halfway mark of the Arrowhead 135 ultra marathon. 
3 Charlie Farrow of Duluth, Minn. approaches the finish line of the Arrowhead 135 ultramarathon Tuesday afternoon at Fortune Bay Casino in Tower, Minn. 
4 Heidi Peter of Lacey, Wash. makes her way across Elephant Lake early Tuesday morning. 
5 Runners, bikers and skiers sleep, eat, drink, talk and recover at a cabin serving as the check-in point at the Melgeorge's resort early Tuesday morning near Orr, Minn. 
6 Lee Peyton of Edinburgh, Scotland, winces as Sabine Couteau, a nurse from Grenoble, France, lances a toenail on his left foot so fluid could drain from a blister beneath the toenail. A few minutes later, Couteau did the same for the big toe on Peyton's right foot. 
7 Lee Peyton's blistered and bruised feet after 70 miles of running over snow, ice and rocks during the Arrowhead 135 ultramarathon. 
8 Matt Maxwell, of Ames, Iowa, finishes the Arrowhead 135 ultramarathon Tuesday afternoon at Fortune Bay Casino in Tower, Minn. 
9 Charlie Farrow, of Duluth, Minn. rests for a second after finishing the Arrowhead 135 ultra marathon Tuesday afternoon at Fortune Bay Casino in Tower, Minn. 
10 Chris Peters of Iowa makes his way across Elephant Lake early Tuesday morning.